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Herbert's slender skink

Thai: จิ้งเหลนเรียวใต้

Binomial name: Lygosoma herberti, Malcolm Arthur Smith, 1916

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Reptilia
Order
Squamata
Suborder
Lacertilia
Family
Scincidae
Genus
Lygosoma
Species
Lygosoma herberti

Common names

  • German: Herberts Laubskink
  • English:
    • Herbert's slender skink
    • Herbert's supple skink
  • Thai: จิ้งเหลนเรียวใต้

Synonyms

  • Lygosoma herberti, Larry Lee Grismer (2011)
  • Riopa herberti, Olivier Sylvain Gérard Pauwels et al. (2000)
  • Riopa herberti, Edward Harrison Taylor (1963)
  • Riopa herberti, Malcolm Arthur Smith (1935)
  • Lygosoma herberti, G. Hope Sworder (1933)
  • Riopa hughi, Doris Mable Cochran (1930)
  • Riopa herberti, Doris Mable Cochran (1930)
  • Sphenosoma hughi, Doris Mable Cochran (1927)
  • Lygosoma herberti, Malcolm Arthur Smith (1916)

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Distribution map of Herbert's slender skink, Lygosoma herberti in Thailand
  • Mueang Krabi District, Krabi
  • Nakhon Si Thammarat Province
  • Phang Nga Province
  • Phuket Province
  • Ranong Province
  • Surat Thani Province

Range map of Lygosoma herberti in Thailand

Important note; our range maps are based on limited data we have collected. The data is not necessarily accurate or complete.

Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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